Chicana-Chicano Studies

Borderlands Sovereignty and the Shared Experience of Indigenous Women

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Whitsett Rm, Sierra Hall 451
Indigenous Australia, Indigenous women

The lecture provides an understanding of some of the key contemporary issues within Indigenous Australia, demonstrating links between old and new practices of colonization and the importance of theorizing positions from which Indigenous women have agency.

Their work brings to the fore the entanglements of social policy, practices of dominant society and the lived experience of Aboriginal peoples. Both scholars welcome an engagement with you to share knowledge through story.